Designed for both music and video creators, the Zoom Q8 Handy Video Recorder combines HD video recording with Zoom’s high-quality audio capture technology. It features a wide-angle 160° lens to capture the entire scene or stage, and records beyond Full HD resolution video up to 2304×1296 at 30 fps. On the audio side, the Q8 records up to 24-bit/96 kHz audio and inherits the interchangeable microphone system of Zoom’s H5 and H6 recorders, making it compatible with a variety of optional mic capsules. Included with the Q8 is a 120° X/Y stereo condenser microphone capsule well-suited to capturing live events, concerts, or videos of yourself playing with studio-quality sound. The Q8 also features dual XLR/TRS inputs for inputting professional microphone and line-level sources.
In addition to 2304×2196 video recording, the Q8 can capture 1080p video at 30 fps and 720p video at 60 or 30 fps to SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards up to 128GB in size. It can also record WVGA video at 60 or 30 fps when lower file sizes are needed. A micro HDMI port allows you to connect the camcorder to your HDTV to watch your footage. When it comes to recording audio, the Q8 provides a lot of options. When highest-quality audio is needed, you can record using 16 or 24-bit uncompressed WAV formats at 96, 48, or 44.1 kHz. A headphone/line output jack is provided for monitoring your audio.
SGH-6 Shotgun capsule adds a professional-quality hyperdirectional (that is, highly directional) microphone, making it the perfect audio recorder for anyone working in film, video or live theater, or for ENG (electronic news gathering) applications (Hairy Windscreen Included)This bundle contains 2 items: (1) Zoom Q8 HD Video and 4‑Track Audio Recorder & (1) Zoom SGH-6 Shotgun Condenser Microphone Capsule
Records up to 2304×1296 Video at 30 fps ; Compatible with Zoom Microphone Capsules
160° Wide-Angle Lens
Detachable X/Y Condenser Microphone
Dual XLR/TRS Combo Inputs